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From Capsules to Cranberries, NASA Helps Keep Thanksgiving Food Safe

As many Americans prepare for a socially distanced Thanksgiving meal, some may be aware that NASA helped develop the tiny, highly efficient video cameras in the devices that will allow virtual family dinners, and a few may know it was the space agency that first modernized conference calling. But there’s an even more important contribution from NASA on the […]

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From Capsules to Cranberries, NASA Helps Keep Thanksgiving Food Safe

As many Americans prepare for a socially distanced Thanksgiving meal, some may be aware that NASA helped develop the tiny, highly efficient video cameras in the devices that will allow virtual family dinners, and a few may know it was the space agency that first modernized conference calling. But there’s an even more important contribution from NASA on the […]

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What is Elder Fraud? Know Several Scam Tactics Used to Trap Elderly People in Financial Frauds And How to Stay Protected & Safe Online

Elder fraud is a specific type of fraud that targets senior citizens. The perpetrators may be someone known to the elderly victim such as a family member, friend, or they could be a complete stranger. The fraudsters usually make contact with their victim online or over the phone. Fraudsters use different tactics to get the […]

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Paytm App Removed From Google PlayStore: Financial Services App Tweets ‘Will be Back Soon’, Assures People Their Money is Safe

New Delhi, September 18: Paytm has issued a clarification on Twitter regarding its app being unavailable on Google Playstore. Taking to the social networking site, the financial services app said, “Paytm Android app is temporarily unavailable on Google’s Play Store for new downloads or updates. It will be back very soon. All your money is completely […]

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Engineering speciation events in insects may be used to control harmful pests and provide safe containment of transgenes

Species typically evolve over the course of eons, but researchers at the University of Minnesota have developed a way to do it in less than a year. A team of scientists led by Mike Smanski, Ph.D., in the College of Biological Sciences (CBS) has generated speciation events in fruit flies so that engineered strains can reproduce normally with […]